Turn of Phrase

By |2010-09-02T09:00:00-04:00September 2nd, 2010|Entertainment|

Across
1 Pitcher’s rubber
5 Whitman’s dooryard bloomers
11 Get ready for action
15 Succotash bean
16 Tennis star Mauresmo
17 “Little Caesar” gangster
18 Crude cartel
19 “Scent of a Woman” Oscar winner
20 Point of view intro, at Gay.com
21 Start of a quip
24 Sault ___ Marie
25 Start of a footnote abbr.
26 Threesome
28 Doesn’t feel up
32 Buster Brown’s bulldog
35 End of the quip
39 “Victor/Victoria” actor Peter
40 Verdi opera
41 ___ Gay Hamilton
42 Liam of “Kinsey”
44 Straw hat
46 Beginning to whiz
47 k.d. lang’s “___ Gal”
52 Barrie’s precipitation
53 Source of the quip
55 No note for a butch
58 “The Mod Squad” character
59 Edmund to Colette?
63 Saying
64 “Village Voice” honor
65 “Three Tall Women” writer
66 Material on a drag queen’s legs
67 Tony-winning musical
68 Defamation in print
69 Forest opening
70 Like Izzard’s comedy
71 Rock Hudson roles, usually

Down
1 Lagging behind
2 Prefix with suction
3 Nat. counterpart in MLB
4 Bottoms
5 Memory gap
6 “___ my wit’s end!” (cry of a bottom comic’s lover?)
7 One who says, “Let us prey”
8 You could get caught in this
9 Armed Forces VIP
10 Capital of Margaret Cho’s ancestral home
11 Adventurous desert queen
12 Hoar
13 Alpine feedback
14 “Billy Elliot” epithet
22 “Believe ___ not!”
23 Mil. student body
26 Number of sides to a gay symbol
27 Transsexual Richards
28 Queen of the hill
29 Dick’s running mate
30 Like Abner, before Viagra?
31 NBC sketch source
33 Stud’s strides
34 To eat, to Ulrichs
35 Tart taste
36 Kind of column
37 Old TV comedian George
38 Poet Teasdale
43 Like antigay language
45 Third testacle?
48 Pussy’s last name, in “Goldfinger”
49 Greased the palm of
50 With title to
51 Fine point
53 George Burns film
54 Gay porn director Francis
55 Dangle like a package
56 Pastoral poem
57 The Oscars, e.g.
60 “Dancing Queen” band
61 Have-not’s condition
62 Disney pictures

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Between The Lines has been publishing LGBTQ-related content in Southeast Michigan since the early '90s. This year marks the publication's 27th anniversary.